Farrell Smith O'Connell ("FSO") is a full-service law firm with a focus on maritime, admiralty, and general civil litigation. FSO represents individuals, New England based small to large businesses, national and international corporations, governmental entities, as well as not-for-profits.
We offer a full array of services, ranging from sophisticated representation in complex federal court litigation involving major marine casualties to nurturing advice and counsel in commercial transactions that grow a new business.
With offices strategically located throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island, FSO is able to agilely serve our clients from northern Maine, to Boston, and on to Rhode Island and southern Connecticut.
FSO provides quality service with integrity and creativity. We tirelessly work towards commonsense solutions with attention to detail and the values necessary to advance our clients' interests. FSO invests the time to listen and better understand our clients' objectives in order to provide the best possible legal representation and strategy in a timely, cost-effective, and efficient fashion.
We strive to be an accessible client resource with prompt and effective assistance – 24/7. The firm’s founding partners value the importance of building working relationships with experts and industry professionals. The long-term relationships forged with our clients speak to FSO’s success, integrity, and experience.
FSO is dedicated to utilizing the most up-to-date technology, software, and hardware in order to advance our clients' needs. The firm has partnered with premier IT professionals and consultants to warrant that everything from our cloud-based network to hardware, mobile devices, and software are secure and on the cutting edge of available technology.
FSO is a nimble problem solver and creative thinker. We listen and advise; always with a steady hand on the helm. In each of these roles, the objective is the same; to produce topflight results for our valued clients.